New York City

K-Pop's BTS goes on holiday, asks fans for privacy

Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 10:39 GMT

South Korean boy band, BTS, will take their first long holiday in six years after a series of global hits.

Vieira leaves New York to join French side Nice

Mon, 11 Jun 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Vieira began his coaching career with Manchester City's youth team before joining New York and guiding them to successive playoff appearances.

Egypt reclaims mummified hands, head smuggled in 1927 from NY

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 - 08:56 GMT

The three pieces, which were smuggled out of the country in 1927, were captured by U.S. authorities after being offered for sale in a New York auction house.

Metropolitan Museum to charge fixed admission fee for non-New Yorkers

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 08:58 GMT

New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art will start charging a fixed admission fee for out-of-state visitors rather than urge they pay a suggested donation

IS says New York truck attacker is a "caliphate soldier"

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 - 12:14 GMT

The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility, without giving evidence, for a truck attack in New York City earlier this week that killed eight people.

Suspect in deadly NY truck followed IS plans - police

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 06:04 GMT

An Uzbek immigrant suspected of killing eight people in NY City by crashing a truck through a crowd on a bike path followed online plans from Islamic State.

Trump to end program that allowed NY attack suspect into U.S.

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 04:54 GMT

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he planned to end a diversity lottery program.

Several people killed by vehicle on NY City bike path

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 09:13 GMT

Several people were killed and others injured in NY City on Tuesday after a vehicle drove down a bike path that runs alongside the Hudson River in Manhattan.

Several people killed by vehicle on NY City bike path

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 - 09:13 GMT

Several people were killed and others injured in NY City on Tuesday after a vehicle drove down a bike path that runs alongside the Hudson River in Manhattan.

Investment minister to assume presidency of 2018 WBG Africa

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 - 10:11 GMT

Last month, the country’s rank in the 2017-2018 Global Competiveness Report remarkably improved.

Famous TV host Ed Sullivan is born today

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 01:46 GMT

September 28 marks the day American TV show host, producer and journalist, famous for hosting The Beatle’s U.S TV debut.

Shoukry discusses Syria, Kurdistan with 16 FMs in NY City

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 10:10 GMT

Shoukry and 16 counterparts agreed that ‘a political solution’ is the only solution to the Syrian crisis based on full implementation of UNSCR 2254.

Presidential delegation prepares for UNGA’s 72nd session in NYC

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 12:50 GMT

The delegation’s task is to prepare for President Sisi’s visit.

Egyptian consulate in US owns its building for the first time

Sat, 26 Aug 2017 - 01:30 GMT

The new headquarters will be inaugurated in a few weeks.

Today in history: Wizard of Oz premieres for first time in NY

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 - 12:14 GMT

Today marks the first premiere of the beloved 1939 classic, the Wizard of Oz, in New York, over a week before its national premiere on August 25.

A bomber fails to keep notebook telling bin Laden out of NY trial

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 02:30 GMT

An accused bomber in New York City last September has failed to persuade a federal judge to keep a notebook that refers to bin Laden out of his upcoming trial.

Sleeping in a dog cage, Pattinson pares down for 'Good Time' thriller

Tue, 08 Aug 2017 - 09:34 GMT

Actor Robert Pattinson, accustomed to luxury trailers and gourmet food, was reduced to taking a catnap in a dog cage on the set of his latest movie "Good Time," a fast-paced nocturnal crime thriller set in New York City.

Amazon opens first brick and mortar New York bookshop

Fri, 26 May 2017 - 07:25 GMT

Online retail giant Amazon on Thursday opened its first brick and mortar bookstore in New York, selling a limited range of its highest-rated books

Car rams Times Square pedestrians, kills one, injures others

Thu, 18 May 2017 - 04:19 GMT

A speeding vehicle struck pedestrians on a sidewalk in New York City's Times Square on Thursday.

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